The 5 Elements of Inbound Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC]

Dallas web design firm AXZM specializes in more than designing and developing great-looking websites; they’re also pros at digital marketing, and as such have created an infographic that examines the environmental makeup of inbound marketing – literally.

The graphic below explores the five elements that make up the world of inbound marketing – email (earth), SEO (air), social media (fire), content (water), design (aether, or the unseen force that binds all the elements together.).

The 5 Elements of Inbound Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC]

The fire metaphor for social media is the most apt for Twitter compared to the other mentioned social networks, as tweets do spread like wildfire throughout the network (and not for nothing, the Twitter data stream is referred to as the “firehose”).

Do you agree with this categorical breakdown of inbound marketing?

(Source: AXZM. USB plant image via Shutterstock.)